Re-work a Plastic Steam Locomotive
Model Railroad Hobbyist 2017-03
The author describes a series of compromises he had to make to eventually create a 2-6-0 engine that ran well on his layout. Includes lots of construction detail photos. Once the engine ran well, he added many details, many of which were built from scratch, such as the cylinders. Prototype WI&M photos are included at the end of the article.
Something a Little Different
NASG Dispatch 2015 #1 January
The author describes how he converted a Bachmann On30 2-6-0 to S-scale standard-gauge. Lots of photos accompany the article.